Top 10 Most Dangerous Beaches Around the World

Top 10 Most Dangerous Beaches Around the World

One of the satisfying and pleasant places in the world is considered the beaches, but not always they are safe, there are some dangerous beaches that isn’t recommended to visit. Some of them are actually very dangerous for numerous reasons. If you would like to enjoy a quiet and adrenaline-free vacation, you should avoid these top 10 most dangerous beaches.

  1. Secret Beach/ Kauapea Beach – Hawaii

Secret Beach officially known as Kauapea Beach, is a beach in Kalihiwai, Hawaii, on the north shore of the island of Kauai. The beach is known for its size, seclusion, and beauty. But besides being beautiful, it is considered one of the most dangerous beaches because the beach is located right next to an active volcano. By the way, around a month ago, the volcano erupted. Here you can get information about the erupted volcano.

The beach is known for its size, seclusion, and beauty
The beach is known for its size, seclusion, and beauty

 

  1. Playa Zipolite – Mexico

Playa Zipolite is a beach community located on the southern coast of Oaxaca state in Mexico. Zipolite is best known as being Mexico’s first and only legal public nude beach. This beach is one of the most dangerous ones from our top 10 most dangerous beaches. Playa Zipolite translates into “beach of the dead”, because there are many strong undercurrents in this area that apparently used to claim about 50 human lives each year, making it one of the deadliest beaches in the world.

Playa Zipolite translates into “beach of the dead”
Playa Zipolite translates into “beach of the dead”

 

  1. Fraser Island Beach – Australia

Fraser Island beach is located in Australia. Although the beach is very beautiful with many snow-white sand crystals, the beach is very dangerous for visitors. There are a lot of deadly spiders, shark and crocodiles, which often attack people. The sea is also infested with jellyfish.

there are a lot of deadly spiders, shark and crocodiles
there are a lot of deadly spiders, shark and crocodiles

 

  1. Gansbaai – South Africa

Gansbaai is one of the top 10 most dangerous beaches around the world. In the beach there are a lot of white sharks, which are mainly gathered along Gansbaai’s beaches between April and September. Gansbaai is considered the “Great White Shark Capital of the World.” During April between September there a great chance of spotting a shark right from the beach.

“Great White Shark Capital of the World.”
“Great White Shark Capital of the World.”

 

  1. New Smyrna Beach – Florida

New Smyrna Beach which is situated in Volusia County, Florida, is considered one of the highest number of shark attacks places in the world. More than 238 shark attacks have been documented at Florida’s (surprisingly) popular New Smyrna Beach. However, despite these shocking numbers, there has yet to be a fatal attack at this popular beach; most of the bites are from young bull sharks nibbling for what they think is food.

More than 238 shark attacks have been documented
More than 238 shark attacks have been documented

 

  1. Chowpatty Beach, India

Chowpatty Beach is very popular beach of India; it is situated in Mumbai. Besides being one of the top 10 most dangerous beaches around the world, it is also considered one of the dirtiest beaches of the world. On the beach there are a lot of garbage left there by visitors.

it is also considered one of the dirtiest beach of the world
it is also considered one of the dirtiest beach of the world

 

  1. Bikini Atoll Beach – Marshall Islands

The beach is located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean. There is so much marine wildlife in the water, that is great for diving, but it was the site of 23 nuclear tests performed by the US military between 1946 and 1958. Although it has been more than 5 decades since the bombs were dropped on the atoll, the radiation levels are still dangerously high.

 it was the site of 23 nuclear tests performed by the US military between 1946 and 1958
it was the site of 23 nuclear tests performed by the US military between 1946 and 1958

 

  1. North Sentinel Island Beach – India

North Sentinel Island is one of the Andaman Islands, which includes South Sentinel Island, in the Bay of Bengal. The Island beach has awesome nature and picturesque beaches, but we can’t say the same about locals. The locals are very violent towards the outsiders. They reject any contact with the outside world, and it has been even known that they killed several invaders.

Island beach has awesome nature and picturesque beaches
Island beach has awesome nature and picturesque beaches

 

  1. Cape Tribulation Beach – Australia

The beach is situated in Northern Queensland, Australia. Cape Tribulation is a coastal resort with amazing white-sand beaches. It is considered one of the top 10 most dangerous bridges around the world, because of jellyfish, venomous snakes, crocodiles and cassowaries. They can be very aggressive and may inflict serious injuries.

there are jellyfish, venomous snakes, crocodiles and cassowaries
there are jellyfish, venomous snakes, crocodiles and cassowaries

 

  1. A Waterfall on the Beach

According to the video below “it’s not known whether this photo is real. Since it looks a lot like the shore of Miami Florida, chances are. This photo has been enhanced using Photoshop. Since there have been no stories of Miami tourists being sucked out into the ocean and a huge waterfall, this photo likely isn’t real”.

it’s not known whether this photo is real
it’s not known whether this photo is real